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Searching HTC Flyer and the Web
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Searching HTC Flyer and the Web

You can search for information on HTC Flyer and on the Web by using Google Search. Some applications, such as People or Mail, have their own search function, which you can use to search only within those applications.

Setting search options

  1. From the Home screen, tap .
  2. Tap > Search settings.
  3. Tap Searchable items, and then select the items you want included when doing a search.
  4. Tap Google Search, and then select the settings you want to turn on. For example, select Use My Location to get search results from your location when using Google Search.
  5. Tap Manage search history to view or manage the web search history associated with your Google Account on the web browser.
  6. When you're done, tap .

Performing searches on the Web and HTC Flyer

  1. From the Home screen, tap .
  2. In the search box, enter the words you want to search for. As you type, suggestions from Google web search appear below the search field, and results from HTC Flyer appear on the other side.
  3. Do one of the following:
    • If what you’re searching for is in the list of suggestions, tap the item to open it in the appropriate app.
    • Tap a web suggestion’s arrow icon to enter it in the search box. If you do, new suggestions appear and you can enter more text or tap the arrow icon next subsequent suggestions to quickly refine your search.
    • If what you’re searching for is not in the list, tap to search the Web. The web browser opens, displaying search results from Google.

Quickly looking up information on the Web

Quick Lookup helps you learn about something right on the spot. When you enter a new word or phrase, you can easily look it up in popular websites or search services such as Google Search and Wikipedia®.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Quick Lookup.
  2. If the onscreen keyboard is open, tap to close it first so you’ll see the bottom tabs.
  3. Slide across the tabs to pick where you want to look up information. Then in the search box, enter what you want to search for.
  4. Tap .
Tip: After looking up the item on one tab, you can slide to other tabs to automatically look up the same term there.

Translating words to other languages

  1. From the Home screen, tap > Quick Lookup.
  2. If the onscreen keyboard is open, tap to close it first so you’ll see the bottom tabs.
  3. Slide to the Google Translate tab.
  4. Under From language, choose the original language, then enter the word or phrase you want to translate.
  5. Under To language, choose from the languages available for translation.
  6. Tap Translate.
 
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